History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Group of 3 Hird Monuments Approximately 3 Metres South East of Chancel of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Rawdon, Leeds

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.8492 / 53°50'57"N

Longitude: -1.6658 / 1°39'56"W

OS Eastings: 422086

OS Northings: 439268

OS Grid: SE220392

Mapcode National: GBR JRTX.5X

Mapcode Global: WHC94.DH0Z

Plus Code: 9C5WR8XM+MM

Entry Name: Group of 3 Hird Monuments Approximately 3 Metres South East of Chancel of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342284

Location: Rawdon, Leeds, LS19

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Rawdon

Built-Up Area: Yeadon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rawdon St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Monument

Find accommodation in


SE 23 NW LS 19 (north side)
10B/23 Group of 3
Hird monuments
approx. 3 metres
south-east of
chancel of
Church of St. Peter

Group of 3 monuments. Mid C18. Sandstone. In row from north to south as

(i) Slab: Jane, wife of John Hird (d.1750), and the said John Hird
(d.1751); good lettering, raised and decorated dates in sunk panels.

(ii) Slab: John Hird (d.1775); decorated arched surround with shouldered
head and scallop keystone, elaborately carved winged angel heads in
in spandrels, ex situ (placed on another slab).

(iii) Slab: John Hird, 2nd son of John Hird (d.January 1753) and
John Hird, 3rd son of John Hird (d.August 1753); elegant lettering,
raised and decorated dates in sunk panels.

Listing NGR: SE2208639268

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.